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3407806 - How to Change the Length of Account Numbers for a Chart of Accounts

Symptom

It is required to change the length of account numbers for a Chart of Accounts (COA). For example only 8 digits are needed instead of 10 and the leading 0's are unwanted.

Environment

SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Cause

How to

Resolution

The value in field 'Length of G/L Account Number' can be edited in SSCUI 102422 'Edit Chart of Accounts List' for this purpose. The maximum value for this field is 10. Reducing the number from 10 to 8, for example, will remove the 2 leading 0's for each account number in the given COA.

Keywords

Leading, zeroes, zero, prefix, account number, length, SSCUI, 102422, edit chart of accounts list , KBA , FI-FIO-GL-MD-2CL , Master Data Apps (Public Cloud) , How To

Product

SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2308